Becoming a permanent resident of Canada allows you to live in Canada for an unlimited time duration. In addition, as a permanent resident, you have the privilege to:

  • Receive the same social benefits of Canadian citizens
  • Live, work or study anywhere in Canada
  • Apply for Canadian citizenship
  • Receive protection under Canadian law
  • Sponsor your parents or grandparents

Social Benefits of Canadian permanent residents include:

  • Free access to healthcare
  • Free education up to 12th grade
  • Family tax cuts
  • Monthly child benefits for every child in Canada
  • Child care expense deduction
  • Child fitness tax credit

To learn more about becoming a Canadian permanent resident and the different immigration programs, click here.

You can also take a free assessment to find out if you are eligible to apply for any of Canada`s immigration programs.